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Review Games for Christmas

Posted by Nancy Callan on 18 December 2018 | 0 Comments

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Looking for a game to play to review Christmas information? Learning about the holidays is not just fun, it helps students crack our cultural code. I've made three sets of review questions for Christmas and two game templates for playing with them. You could use the game templates for reviewing any material. 

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Simple Geography Vocabulary Speaking Game

Posted by Nancy Callan on 23 March 2018 | 2 Comments

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When studying about Canada (or America, Australia, etc.) with a beginner class, students need to know some basic geography words. Here are nine essential simple geography words: 

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How Are ESL Books Priced?

Posted by Nancy Callan on 14 October 2011 | 1 Comments

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Sometimes teachers I speak to at conferences mention that all their colleagues at other schools have my books and so I must be retired now, living off the proceeds of my books. This always inspires a laugh! Other times, teachers comment on how they wonder why photocopiable books are so expensive. Surely, the author or publisher must be making a lot of money at these prices? 

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